Welcome to the B&MK Waterway Trust

The B&MK Waterway Park Trust was established in 1995 to promote the development of a  broad waterway which will link the Grand Union Canal in Milton Keynes to the river Great Ouse in Bedford through a series of waterway parks. It will include pathways and green space designed to meet the needs of walkers, cyclists, fishermen, and those who simply like to stand and stare.

Latest News

Trust Welcomes National Infrastructure Interim Report

The Bedford and Milton Keynes Waterway Trust enthusiastically welcome the publication of the National Infrastructure Commission’s report into the infrastructure and approach needed to underpin the successful economic growth of the Cambridge-Milton Keynes-Oxford corridor. The report, published on 16th November, … Continue reading

SEMLEP Infrastructure Summit

“On 27th October the South East Midlands Enterprise Partnership (SEMLEP) held a Summit about the infrastructure needed to underpin growth in this region.  Jane Hamilton , The Chair of BMKWPT,  joined speakers from the Treasury, Network Rail, Highways England  and … Continue reading

“Marking the Waterway Route”

As part of promoting the Bedford & Milton Keynes Waterway Park, on 3rd Novembers a group of BMKWT Board members walked a 5 mile section of the route between Wootton Green and the Forest Centre in Marston Vale with the … Continue reading

Submission to National Infrastructure Commission for Cambridge-Milton Keynes-Oxford growth corridor

In early August the trust submitted evidence to the National Infrastructure Commission (NIC )about the role which the Bedford to Milton Keynes Waterway Park might play in promoting economic growth and delivering environmental, health and social benefits for the region. … Continue reading